Quick Note: Google Aims to Align All Versions of Chrome for All Platforms
November 28, 2012 8:58 AM
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New features are expected with browser alignment
The problem with having many different versions of a specific web browser, such as Chrome, across different platforms is that they may not all have the same functionality at any given time. Google is working to fix that problem with a push to align versions of the Chrome browser across all platforms.
Google has announced that all versions of Chrome will be aligned across all platforms by early 2013.
The Chrome team said, "We expect an update to Chrome for Android starting with a developer update to happen before the end of the year, and we’re actively working towards aligning releases across all platforms, including Android, starting early next year."
It's unclear exactly what this alignment will mean for the Android version of Chrome. Chrome on Android fans might be getting things such as better plug-in support, extensions, and more API functionality. With no specifics offered, only time will tell.
Chrome became available for
Android devices in February
and for iOS devices
this past summer
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RE: Bring back flash
11/28/2012 6:09:02 PM
Flash is many things but it is not optimized. Adobe had years to get it working well on Android and they still failed, the thing is still a mess in terms of security and power efficiency.
Hell, even on the desktop it isn't stable, it has been bringing down Chrome on both Windows and OS X for the last two weeks.
RE: Bring back flash
12/1/2012 10:26:41 AM
Never had problem (well.. almost) with Flash on my PC.
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